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Geospatial Geek, Ubuntu and Android user who admires the power of Free and Open Source Software!

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Apr
24
comment Where can I find municipal-level administrative boundary data for India?
@Sunil, now freely available or not freely available?
Apr
21
comment convert from HDF to GeoTiff
No worries Cyrus, I am still not sure if it works. I liked your answer and upvoted it too. So please do not delete it. :)
Apr
21
comment convert from HDF to GeoTiff
What happens if you try the full name 'HDF4_EOS:EOS_GRID:"MOD13C2.A2001001.005.2007078152825.hdf":MOD_Grid_monthly_CMG‌​_VI:CMG 0.05 Deg Monthly NDVI' as input?
Apr
18
comment When did the word “geospatial” first come into usage?
what you said is true. I just saw the word 'gis' in related searches in Amazon link.
Apr
18
comment When did the word “geospatial” first come into usage?
The question specifically asks for word "geospatial" but both links suggested by you are for GIS.
Apr
17
comment Principal Component Analysis in QGIS
If you have GRASS GIS, it's easy i.pca
Mar
13
comment Help choosing most suitable gis for archaeology
Some additional resources: Esri case studies: esri.com/industries/archaeology/business/case_studies; a book available at Amazon (aimed at students and professional archaeologists) which examines issues such as spatial databases, data acquisition, spatial analysis, and techniques of visualization - amazon.com/…
Oct
7
comment Resources for learning to create mobile GIS Apps using Windows 8 Metro?
This should have gone as a comment instead of answer.
Jun
25
comment Looking for system specifications for a modern GIS workstation
"Starting at 10.1 SP1, 64 bit background processing will be available in ArcGIS Desktop.". For more information on taking advantage of 64-bit OS and Be successful overlaying large, complex datasets in Geoprocessing please read this - blogs.esri.com/esri/arcgis/2012/06/15/…
Apr
18
comment Bluetooth GPS to Smart Phone
Not exactly for smartphones, but there is a device by Nokia which offers +/- 5-10m accuracy and can be connected to wide range of Nokia feature phones. europe.nokia.com/find-products/accessories/all-accessories/…
Mar
27
comment How to use ImagePyramids in Geoserver?
Are you looking for a desktop GIS product or a web-GIS product suite?
Mar
3
comment Are large companies successfully using SQL Server GeoSpatial functionality?
I feel this is not really an answer to the question.
Nov
27
comment ArcGIS for Desktop on Linux?
You may want to vote to bring ArcGIS Desktop to Linux
Nov
20
comment Steps to creating a GeoTIFF
Perfect... Even I used the same method a few months ago...
Sep
10
comment Crowdsourcing: Alternatives to Ushahidi
Open Data Kit does not seem to be a solution to what I have been looking for. ODK largely eases out the information collection process through mobile devices. But I am looking for something which can accept data from social media/web as a whole.
Jun
30
comment How to import .flt files into GRASS?
@teamAngat, not a good suggestion, but still have you tried posting the question on GRASS User's mailing list?
Jun
14
comment View data of a particular year in Google Earth
Yeah, I like to see that green number.:) But many are really answers.
Jun
14
comment Open Source Map Composing Tool
It's of course a command line tool but I am impressed by its utility.
Jun
13
comment View data of a particular year in Google Earth
At this moment there is no acceptable answer for this question. Still to maintain 100% accept rate I am accepting the sole answer below.
Jun
12
comment What is Lanczos resampling useful for in a spatial context?
That's true. I just gave the answer in a general sense for What's Lanczos and how does using it affect the output?